• Ovation SD 8.3 Streaming Preamplifier
      • Ovation SD 8.3 Streaming Preamplifier
      • Ovation SD 8.3 Streaming Preamplifier


      AVM Ovation SD 8.3 Streaming Preamplifier



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      SD is short for Streaming DAC---a new and incredibly versatile component that can serve as the core of the very finest systems, and is the perfect complement to AVM power amplifiers. Free Shipping to Continental US only !

      Product description

      AVM Ovation SD 8.3 Streaming Preamplifier

      Analog preamplifier with AVM X-Stream Engine®: Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify® Connect, Roon Ready, TIDAL Connect, QOBUZ, UPnP, Webradio · Multiroom & Party Sync Mode · HiFi Bluetooth · Quad DAC 384kHz/32bit · DSD128 · 2 analog inputs ( XLR + Cinch ) · 6 digital inputs · Class-A headphone amplifier · Convenient control via RC X App for iOS & Android · Optional RC 9 remote control with color display.

      The analog preamplifier features the exclusive 803T tube line stage for crystalline musical detail and delicacy, and a full range of inputs ( RCA and XLR analog, 7 different digital inputs including USB stick capability ) provide unmatched versatility. Two Sabre DACs provide balanced processing of PCM and DSD digital signals; Webradio and streaming from Qobuz, Tidal, Spotify Connect and UPnP allow for relaxed casual listening, and the SD 8.3’s Roon Ready status enables extended music discovery sessions. Whether it’s multi-room capability for gatherings and parties, or a high-quality Class A headphone amp for personal listening, this unit does it all. Versatile tone controls allow listeners to adapt sound to their preferences, and iOS and Android apps provide complete, intuitive control. A full-featured programmable remote control with color display is optional.

      AVM Audio The Absolute Sound Editors Choice Award 2020 TAS Logo 20051901

      “The OVATION SD 6.2 did not change the character of any recording, but it got the best out of my collection, and I went through one hell of a lot it because of the pleasure I had listening to this unit. Highly recommended!”

      Editor’s Choice Award 2020!

      The Absolute Sound, USA

      AVM Audio HiFi Einsnull Magazine Logo 19110102

      “Whether just for viewing, for technology lovers or simply for music fans, the new AVM OVATION Line offers something for everyone. The combination of SD 6.2 and SA 6.2 plays at the highest level and offers exactly what a modern system needs today.”

      HiFi Einsnull, Germany

      AVM Audio Modern HiFi Magazine Logo 19110401

      “The sound quality and functionality offered here is unparalleled. Realistic timbres with warm musicality meet modern network technology. Look and workmanship are in a league of their own. Those who invest here are buying for the future.”

      Modern HiFi, Germany

      AVM Audio Stereoplay Magazine Highlight Award Weka Logo 19110202

      “Top preamplifier with tremendous accuracy and thanks to the tube section with a good shot of emotionality. Those who like goose bumps while listening to music will find a sophisticated, expandable preamplifier with a powerful streamer and a modern app.”



      Tube Line Stage

      SD 8.3: OVATION 803 T

      Analog Inputs

      1 x RCA, 1 x XLR

      Analog Outputs

      1 x XLR, 1 x Line/Fix Out RCA, 1 x Pre/Var Out RCA

      Digital Inputs

      2 x S/PDIF Coax, 2 x S/PDIF Optical, 1 x USB A ( Stick/HDD ), 1 x USB B, 1 x AES/EBU

      Digital Outputs

      1 x S/PDIF Coax, 1 x S/PDIF Optical


      HiFi Bluetooth ( 4.2 Standard )


      DSD128 ( 5.6 MHz ) via USB B

      Music Streaming

      AirPlay, Roon Ready, Spotify Connect, HIGHRESAUDIO / QOBUZ / TIDAL Connect (HiRes Quality), UPnP


      Multi-room & Party Sync Mode with all RC X App compatible AVM models


      Webradio via Airable Internet Radio Station Database (automatic updates)


      Ethernet ( 10/100Mbps ), Wi-Fi ( 802.11a/b/g/n/ac ) 2.4/5GHz

      Tone Control

      Balance, Bass, Treble, scalable Loudness

      Headphone Output

      Class-A 6,35 mm

      Trigger Outputs

      2 x 3,5 mm

      Included Remote Control

      RC X App for iOS & Android

      Optional Remote Controls

      RC 9 RF/IR Remote Control with color display (programmable)


      Aluminum Silver, Aluminum Black, CELLINI Chrome

      Product Dimensions

      13.9" ( L ) x 16.9" ( W ) x 5.1" ( H )

      Product Weight

      26.4 lbs

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